In the Spotlight El Niño and Magellan’s Round-the-World voyage 25 April 2021 As if crossing the Earth's largest ocean wasn't hard enough, Ferdinand Magellan had to contend with an El Niño too. In the Spotlight Weather Weather Photographer of the Year 2021: Setting the scene - Rain 25 April 2021 Setting the scene for our next Weather Photographer of the Year. Climate Dry Aprils 25 April 2021 Occasional dry Aprils are one thing, but a run of 14 of them one after another ...? Climate Weather What is the NAO? 22 April 2021 It's all about the surface air pressure over the North Atlantic..... In the Spotlight Weather Photographer of the Year 2021: Setting the scene - snow & ice 21 April 2021 We continue our look behind the subjects that have been illustrated by some of the most successful and eye-catching photographs entered into the competition. In the Spotlight Earth Day: 22 April 15 April 2021 Restore Our EarthTM Weather April Showers 14 April 2021 It is a well-known piece of weather lore that showers are associated with the month of April. As with most weather lore, it has been in use for many centuries. In the Spotlight Introducing MetMatters 09 April 2021 The relaunch of The Royal Meteorological Society’s enthusiast blog for all things weather and climate. In the Spotlight Weather Weather Photographer of the Year 2021: Setting the scene - lightning 09 April 2021 Alongside the Weather Photographer of the Year competition, we look back at photos which have made sparks fly !